Snow Squall Warning Issued

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Sault Ste. Marie and the Superior East region are under a snow squall warning for the next 24 hours or so.

Environment Canada issued the Warning Monday Morning. A watch means conditions are favourable for development of snow squalls , a warning means snow squalls are occurring.

Heavy snowfall with local accumulations of 15 to 25 cm with reduced visibility at times in heavy snow and blowing snow are forecast for early Monday morning. The snow squalls if they develop will be re-occurring for most of today and into Tuesday morning.

Travel is expected to be significantly impacted, and people are encouraged to monitor future forecasts for further details.

Travel may be hazardous due to sudden changes in the weather. Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become difficult to navigate due to accumulating snow. Road closures are possible.

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  • Craig Huckerby

    Craig Huckerby is a seasoned broadcast and media professional with over 43 years in local media. Starting in television, Craig became known as "the weather guy" on local television before pioneering internet media in the Sault. Craig is credited for bringing local television back to the Sault via the internet in 2003 with LTVNEWS.COM and was instrumental in launching SooNews.ca and Local2.ca. Craig has also won numerous International Film awards for director of the documentary, "Was I Next?, The Sean Cribbin Story"

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